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Guide to Colombia ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.

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Beginning Research
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Colombia Background
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Country InformationEdit

Colombia is a country in South America bordered by Panama, Venezuela, Brazil, Ecuador, and Peru. It was formerly a colony of Spain. The official language is Spanish.[1]

Getting StartedEdit

Getting Started with Colombia Research

Links to articles on getting started with Colombia research.

Colombia Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Colombia research.

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Colombia MapEdit

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Colombia.

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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Colombia. Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.


FamilySearch ResourcesEdit

Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in researching your family.

Research TutorialsEdit


  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Colombia," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,, accessed 3 May 2016.